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Jimmy Page

Musician
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Net worth 2018: $170 Million
Industry: Musicians
Residence: Heston
Country: British
BirthDay: 9 January 1944
Sigh: Aquarius
Height: 1.8 m
BIOGRAPHY

Jimmy Page was bornon 9 January 1944 in Heston, British, is Musician. Jimmy Page is an English musician who rose to fame as the guitarist and leader of the rock band Led Zeppelin. Also a talented songwriter and a multi-instrumentalist, he began his career as a studio session musician in London. As a young boy he was greatly impressed by Elvis Presley and started playing the guitar at the age of 12. Even though he initially received some lessons, he was largely self-taught. As a teenager he used to play in local halls and joined the band The Crusaders when he was 15. However an illness forced him to put his musical career on a hold and he decided to focus on his studies instead. But he could not distance himself from music for long and was soon back to performing while still a student. Within years he made a name for himself as a skilled instrumentalist, and eventually went on to found the rock band, Led Zeppelin, along with singer Robert Plant, bassist and keyboardist John Paul Jones, and drummer John Bonham. The band became famous as the progenitors of heavy metal and hard rock and achieved phenomenal success, both on the commercial and critical fronts.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2018

$170 Million

TIMELINE
1998

He participates in many charity concerts and was particularly involved with the Action for Brazil's Children Trust (ABC Trust) founded by his then-wife Jimena Gomez-Paratcha in 1998

1990

During the 1990s he was deeply involved in remastering the Led Zeppelin catalogue

1986

He married Patricia Ecker, a model and waitress, in 1986 and had a son with her

1980

During the 1980s he collaborated with bands like the Firm, and the Honeydrippers, and also reunited with the other former bandmates of Led Zeppelin to perform live on a few occasions

1970

Jimmy Page was in a relationship with French model Charlotte Martin during the 1970s and broke up in early 1980s

1969

The band became very popular following the release of their debut album prompting the members to release three more albums in quick succession over the next couple of years: ‘ Led Zeppelin II’ (1969) , ‘ Led Zeppelin III’ (1970), and ‘ Led Zeppelin IV’ (1971)

1968

Jimmy Page reconfigured the band in 1968 with a new line-up which included himself, vocalist Robert Plant, drummer John Bonham, and multi-instrumentalist John Paul Jones

1960

In the mid-1960s he joined the blues-influenced rock band, Yardbirds

1944

He was born as James Patrick Page on 9 January 1944 to James Patrick Page Sr

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